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Civil servant can’t avail any benefit after plea bargain: SC

ISLAMABAD: The top court has ruled that no benefit could be granted to a government servant after plea bargain in a corruption case. “Any such benefit granted beyond the exactitudes or rigors of law cannot be treated as a good precedent in the case of respondent for implementation in the …

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Deadly surge in IIOJK violence leaves six more dead

Clashes between rebels and government forces as well as street killings left six more dead in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK) on Saturday, officials said, as the disputed Himalayan region battles a worsening wave of violence. At least 28 people, including nine civilians, have been gunned down in the …

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UN says Taliban to announce plans for girls’ education ‘soon’

The Taliban will announce a framework that allows girls to attend school in Afghanistan “soon,” a senior United Nations official said, after four weeks in which Afghan boys have been allowed a secondary education but girls have not. “The de facto minister of education told us that they are working …

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Stage set for PDM’s comeback rally in Faisalabad

PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz launched a fresh attack on Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government while addressing a ‘comeback’ rally of Pakistan Demo­cratic Movement (PDM), an anti-government alliance, in Faisalabad on Saturday night. “I entered Faisalabad at 5pm and reached the venue by 8.30pm,” she said in her opening remarks …

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Stage set for PDM’s comeback rally in Faisalabad

PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz and other opposition leaders are set to address a ‘comeback’ rally of Pakistan Demo­cratic Movement (PDM), an anti-government alliance, in Faisalabad on Saturday night. Shehbaz Sharif had nominated Maryam to represent PML-N in today’s rally, former senator Pervez Rashid had said last night. Rashid said …

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